Re-Apply to the Ostomy Supplies Program

If you are currently receiving coverage through the Ostomy Supplies Program you can re-apply online to continue to receive benefits.

First time applicants need to fill out the paper Ostomy Supplies Program application and return it by fax, mail or email to PEI Pharmacare at the contact information below.

 Am I eligible to continue receiving coverage?

If you have received benefits through this program in the past 12 months, you can re-apply to continue receiving benefits if:

  • have a PEI Health Card;  
  • have filed your most recent income tax return in Prince Edward Island.

When do I need to re-apply?

Eligibility continues until June 30 each year. To avoid interruption in coverage, you must re-apply each year before your eligibility expires.

What if I have private insurance?

You must submit all receipts to your private insurance first. You can then submit the remaining out-of-pocket expense to the Ostomy Supplies Program for assessment.

What do I need to re-apply?

You will need to provide your 8-digit PEI Health Card number and your Social Insurance Number (SIN). You will also need to provide this information for your spouse.  

How can I contact PEI Pharmacare?

PEI Pharmacare 
16 Fitzroy Street
Sullivan Building
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Telephone: (902) 368-4947 
Toll free: 1-877-577-3737
Fax: (902) 368-4905
Email: drugprograms@gov.pe.ca

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General Inquiries

Health PEI
16 Garfield Street
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-6130
Fax: 902-368-6136

healthpei@gov.pe.ca

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Media Inquiries
Phone: 902-368-6135

Health PEI Board of Directors
Phone: 902-368-4637

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If you are unsure what to do about a health issue or if you need health information, call 8-1-1.

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